Mr David Laugharne BMBS, BDS, BmedSci, FDSRCS, FRCS (OMFS)

Maxillofacial / Head & Neck Surgeon

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Areas of expertise:

  • Oral and Maxillofacial
  • Head and Neck Surgery

Clinic Times:

  • Tuesday mornings
  • Friday mornings (specialist head and neck clinic)
  • Alternate Monday afternoons



Mr Laugharne qualified in medicine from Nottingham University, and dentistry from Manchester University. He undertook higher surgical training in the Trent rotation where he gained experience in a wide range of oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Mr Laugharne was appointed Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial/Head and Neck Surgeon at the Royal Derby Hospital in 2008. He undertakes general oral, maxillofacial surgery and has a specialist interest in head and neck cancer and reconstructive surgery, benign and malignant salivary gland disease and facial trauma. He is a core member of the Head & Neck multi-disciplinary team.

He is a member of AO UK faculty lecturing and teaching surgeons on the management of facial trauma and facial reconstructive surgery. He also treats benign and malignant facial skin lesions.


Author and co-author of numerous publications in specialist journals, and has presented research papers at national and international meetings.

Special interests:

  • Head & neck oncology and reconstructive surgery
  • Benign and malignant salivary gland disease
  • Facial trauma
  • Benign and malignant facial skin cancers
  • Dentoalveolar surgery.

Services provided:

  • Dentoalveolar surgery including wisdom teeth, simple teeth extractions & jaw cysts removal
  • Neck lumps
  • Orofacial/head & neck cancer
  • Salivary gland surgery
  • Facial trauma
  • Head & neck skin lesions

To find out more or arrange a consultation, email us at or call us now on 01332 785200